Living in a 1920's farmhouse requires more than just having a country soul, it means so much more than that. It requires a heart that is able to see potential, possibility and one that will pour love into every single part of the farmhouse, including the ugly not so glorious parts. Now, fixing up a… Continue reading Counter top makeover with Beyond Paint.
Today I wanted to share with all of you a great line of paint, called 'Beyond Paint'. I was recently contacted by Beyond Paint to give their furniture makeover kit a try. On their website, Beyond Paint says the following about their product: "No Stripping, No Sanding, No Priming BEYOND PAINT™ your cabinets, furniture and… Continue reading Tv dresser with Beyond Paint
Have you ever head of the saying, 'Do what you can, with what you have, where you are?' That quote applies to many different areas of my life. Particularly to how I decorate my home, and how I create. I live 15 miles out of the city, on an old hobby farm, so trips to… Continue reading Yardstick side table.
"The seeker embarks on a journey to find what he wants, and discovers, along the way, what he needs." Two weeks ago I came across a great little ottoman at Hope Gospel Mission Bargain Center in Eau Claire, Wi for $3.00! After my employee discount the total came to around $2.80! What a deal! (p.s.… Continue reading Potato Sack Ottoman
“For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.” - Robert Louis Stevenson If you are a regular follower of Anchored Way Trading Co, you by now know that I am a lover of travel, adventure, wandering back roads and the… Continue reading Travel inspired desk.
' The art of living is always to make a good thing out of a bad thing.' ~ E.F. Schmacher Art to me is about vision. It is about seeing potential in something that others may not see. It is about taking something and changing it, making it unique , making it your… Continue reading TV Stand dresser.
"As soon as I saw you, I knew an adventure was going to happen." ~ Winnie The Pooh My son just turned 10 last week. I am trying my hardest to not let his age make me feel sad about the fact that I am losing my 'baby' boy. It is a hard transition when… Continue reading 9 drawer dresser.
Have you ever had an ah-ha moment?! As an artist and entrepreneur, I find myself getting several... every single day. How do I know which ones to take seriously and which ones to let go?! That is the hard part. This can sometimes be overwhelming for many artists and entrepreneurs, but that is where… Continue reading Potato Bin End Tables.
Over the Summer I had a potential client come to me with a request to find and makeover a dresser for their (soon to be) bundle of joy that would be arriving sometime in September of this year. We worked together searching online and in stores to find just the perfect dresser that would fit… Continue reading Purple nursery dresser.
"No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist." ~ Oscar Wilde My 9 year old son [R] has been asking me for a desk for his room for about a year now. I finally decided now was the perfect time to grant his… Continue reading Blue desk.